The ECTN is a document that is required for all shipments of goods from the Republic of Togo destined for the European Union (EU). The ECTN replaces the requirement for an export licence for all shipments to the EU from Togo and is used by Customs in the EU to control the import of goods from Togo. The ECTN must be obtained from the Togolese customs authority, ANE, prior to shipment and must be presented to the shipping company when the goods are exported from Togo.
You can quickly prepare the required ECTN (Electronic Cargo Tracking Note) paperwork for Togo with Seanautic Marine. Local customs will ban shipments with an invalid ECTN.
An ECTN ought to be provided for each shipment. To prevent any difficulties or fines when clearing the products at destination, shippers and forwarders are urged to adhere to the rules established by the governmental authorities.
The Ectn Togocan be obtained from the Togolese National Shippers’ Council (NSC) or any licensed freight forwarder. Freight forwarders can apply for the ECTN on behalf of their clients.
What information do I need to apply for an ECTN Togo?
To apply for an ECTN, you will need the following information:
• Name and address of the shipper
• Name and address of the consignee
• Ports of loading and discharge
• Name of the vessel
• Estimated time of arrival
• Bill of lading or air waybill number -The dimensions and weight of the cargo
• Commodity description
• Value of the cargo